The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Hewlett-Packard Company.

HP
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 150 104
Rank change year-on-year -38 -46  
Contract jobs citing HP 282 359 499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.36% 1.68% 2.14%
As % of the Vendors category 3.28% 4.06% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 243 324
Median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £574 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +10.76% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 28
Median hourly rate £14.75 £18.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.05% -21.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.20 £13.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £19.00 £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.40 £26.79 £17.50
% change year-on-year -38.76% +53.07%  

HP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8594 8848 10276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.40% 41.39% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5811 6111 6782
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 110 250
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing HP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in London

HP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -35 29 £475 +18.75% 17
Brentford - 5 - -
West End of London +7 3 £500 +5.26% 2
Uxbridge - 2 - - 1
Wimbledon - 2 £450 -
Canary Wharf +2 1 - -
Docklands, London +1 1 £650 +165.03%
Osterley -2 1 £313 -6.36%
Westminster - 1 £223 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £325 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £363 -
HP
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for HP.

1 207 (40.27%) Windows
2 178 (34.63%) Microsoft
3 145 (28.21%) Active Directory
4 142 (27.63%) VMware
5 126 (24.51%) Finance
6 117 (22.76%) ITIL
7 97 (18.87%) Cisco
8 92 (17.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 89 (17.32%) SQL
9 89 (17.32%) Windows Server
10 84 (16.34%) Linux
11 83 (16.15%) SQL Server
12 80 (15.56%) Firewall
12 80 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
13 79 (15.37%) SAN
14 77 (14.98%) Windows Server 2012
15 70 (13.62%) Citrix
16 67 (13.04%) Hyper-V
17 65 (12.65%) SCCM
18 64 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
18 64 (12.45%) Banking
19 63 (12.26%) Data Centre
20 60 (11.67%) Unix
21 59 (11.48%) DNS
21 59 (11.48%) Windows 7
22 57 (11.09%) Windows Server 2008
23 56 (10.89%) Security Cleared
23 56 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
23 56 (10.89%) Dell
24 53 (10.31%) Oracle

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (8.56%) MS Exchange
2 29 (5.64%) SharePoint
3 21 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (3.89%) Skype for Business
5 14 (2.72%) Confluence
6 10 (1.95%) SAS
6 10 (1.95%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.75%) IIS
8 7 (1.36%) Apache
9 5 (0.97%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.78%) Documentum
10 4 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.58%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.39%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 80 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (5.06%) MS Visio
3 13 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 10 (1.95%) SAP CO
1 10 (1.95%) SAP FI
1 10 (1.95%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.78%) Maximo
3 4 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.39%) BPCS
5 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.39%) Eikon
5 2 (0.39%) Exstream
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.39%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.39%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.19%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.19%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 51 (9.92%) Office 365
2 50 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.56%) Mimecast
5 7 (1.36%) IaaS
6 5 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (0.97%) SaaS
7 2 (0.39%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.39%) PaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.19%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.19%) G Suite
8 1 (0.19%) GitHub
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 80 (15.56%) Firewall
2 79 (15.37%) SAN
3 59 (11.48%) DNS
4 49 (9.53%) VPN
5 42 (8.17%) WAN
6 39 (7.59%) DHCP
6 39 (7.59%) LAN
7 28 (5.45%) Wireless
8 26 (5.06%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (4.86%) TCP/IP
10 24 (4.67%) Internet
11 19 (3.70%) NAS
12 18 (3.50%) LDAP
13 17 (3.31%) VoIP
14 15 (2.92%) MPLS
15 14 (2.72%) IPsec
15 14 (2.72%) Kerberos
16 13 (2.53%) NetScaler
16 13 (2.53%) Network Security
16 13 (2.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (16.15%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (2.92%) Hadoop
4 14 (2.72%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.33%) Big Data
6 11 (2.14%) MySQL
7 8 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.36%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.58%) DB2
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.39%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (7.78%) JIRA
2 26 (5.06%) LoadRunner
3 25 (4.86%) Jenkins
4 22 (4.28%) HP UFT
4 22 (4.28%) Selenium
5 16 (3.11%) Git (software)
6 14 (2.72%) JMeter
7 11 (2.14%) Bitbucket
8 10 (1.95%) Visual Studio
9 9 (1.75%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.75%) LoadUI
9 9 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (1.36%) Fiddler
10 7 (1.36%) Log4j
10 7 (1.36%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.36%) YourKit
11 6 (1.17%) Gatling
11 6 (1.17%) Hudson
11 6 (1.17%) SoapUI
General
1 126 (24.51%) Finance
2 64 (12.45%) Banking
3 24 (4.67%) Investment Banking
4 21 (4.09%) Retail
5 20 (3.89%) Law
6 16 (3.11%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.53%) Marketing
8 12 (2.33%) Legal
9 10 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.56%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.17%) Games
11 6 (1.17%) Multimedia
11 6 (1.17%) Publishing
12 5 (0.97%) Billing
12 5 (0.97%) Front Office
12 5 (0.97%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.78%) International Banking
14 2 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 83 (16.15%) Analyst
2 38 (7.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 36 (7.00%) Consultant
4 33 (6.42%) Architect
5 31 (6.03%) Administrator
5 31 (6.03%) Network Engineer
6 28 (5.45%) Desktop Support
7 26 (5.06%) Support Engineer
8 25 (4.86%) Tester
9 24 (4.67%) Test Analyst
10 21 (4.09%) Support Analyst
10 21 (4.09%) Systems Administrator
11 15 (2.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 15 (2.92%) Hardware Engineer
11 15 (2.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 14 (2.72%) Automation Tester
12 14 (2.72%) Developer
12 14 (2.72%) Server Engineer
12 14 (2.72%) Technical Architect
13 13 (2.53%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.50%) .NET
2 15 (2.92%) SAML
3 14 (2.72%) Web Services
4 12 (2.33%) HTML
5 9 (1.75%) Node.js
6 8 (1.56%) 802.1X
7 7 (1.36%) Ajax
7 7 (1.36%) ODBC
7 7 (1.36%) XML
8 6 (1.17%) Middleware
9 5 (0.97%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.97%) RESTful
10 4 (0.78%) SOAP
11 3 (0.58%) COM
11 3 (0.58%) Flash
11 3 (0.58%) WAP
11 3 (0.58%) XMPP
12 2 (0.39%) CSS
12 2 (0.39%) J2EE
12 2 (0.39%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.26%) Data Centre
2 38 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.64%) Clustering
4 26 (5.06%) Blackberry
5 25 (4.86%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.50%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.50%) Replication
7 13 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (2.33%) Fat Client
8 12 (2.33%) STB
8 12 (2.33%) Thin Client
9 11 (2.14%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.95%) Wiki
11 9 (1.75%) CMDB
11 9 (1.75%) iPad
12 8 (1.56%) PKI
13 7 (1.36%) Smartphone
14 6 (1.17%) Digital TV
14 6 (1.17%) IPTV
14 6 (1.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 207 (40.27%) Windows
2 89 (17.32%) Windows Server
3 84 (16.34%) Linux
4 77 (14.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (11.67%) Unix
6 59 (11.48%) Windows 7
7 57 (11.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (5.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (5.45%) Windows 10
10 26 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (4.67%) Solaris
12 16 (3.11%) Windows 8
13 15 (2.92%) CentOS
14 14 (2.72%) Android
15 10 (1.95%) AIX
16 8 (1.56%) Windows Vista
16 8 (1.56%) Windows XP
17 7 (1.36%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.97%) HPUX
18 5 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (22.76%) ITIL
2 64 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (10.31%) Test Automation
4 44 (8.56%) Service Management
5 40 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 38 (7.39%) Configuration Management
7 37 (7.20%) High Availability
8 36 (7.00%) Migration
9 35 (6.81%) Project Management
10 34 (6.61%) Change Management
11 33 (6.42%) ITIL V3
12 26 (5.06%) Test Management
13 24 (4.67%) Business Analysis
13 24 (4.67%) DevOps
13 24 (4.67%) Functional Testing
13 24 (4.67%) ITSM
13 24 (4.67%) Time Management
14 22 (4.28%) Performance Monitoring
14 22 (4.28%) Performance Testing
15 21 (4.09%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 89 (17.32%) SQL
2 49 (9.53%) PowerShell
3 43 (8.37%) Java
4 23 (4.47%) Python
5 21 (4.09%) Bash Shell
6 20 (3.89%) C#
7 10 (1.95%) JavaScript
8 8 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.36%) Perl
10 6 (1.17%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.78%) C
11 4 (0.78%) Ruby
12 3 (0.58%) Groovy
12 3 (0.58%) Scala
12 3 (0.58%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.58%) VBScript
13 2 (0.39%) R
13 2 (0.39%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.19%) VB
14 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 56 (10.89%) Security Cleared
2 41 (7.98%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (7.00%) Degree
4 31 (6.03%) MCSE
5 30 (5.84%) SC Cleared
6 23 (4.47%) DV Cleared
6 23 (4.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (3.89%) CCNA
7 20 (3.89%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (3.70%) CCNP
8 19 (3.70%) ISEB
9 18 (3.50%) ISTQB
10 14 (2.72%) MCITP
11 10 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (1.75%) MCP
13 8 (1.56%) CCIE
13 8 (1.56%) MCSA
14 5 (0.97%) CCSP
14 5 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.95%) SLA
2 23 (4.47%) QA
3 22 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.58%) PMO
5 1 (0.19%) BS25999
5 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 145 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 92 (17.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 34 (6.61%) vSphere
5 21 (4.09%) XenApp
6 17 (3.31%) XenDesktop
7 16 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (1.56%) DFS Replication
9 8 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (1.36%) KVM
11 6 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (1.17%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.97%) BitLocker
12 5 (0.97%) Docker
13 4 (0.78%) Firmware
13 4 (0.78%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.58%) NFS
15 2 (0.39%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 65 (12.65%) SCCM
2 41 (7.98%) SCOM
3 35 (6.81%) HP Quality Center
4 19 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 16 (3.11%) NetBackup
6 13 (2.53%) Nagios
7 12 (2.33%) HP Fortify
7 12 (2.33%) HP SiteScope
7 12 (2.33%) Puppet
8 11 (2.14%) OpenView
9 9 (1.75%) BladeLogic
9 9 (1.75%) CA Single Sign-On
9 9 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (1.75%) PowerCLI
10 8 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 7 (1.36%) Grafana
11 7 (1.36%) Graphite
11 7 (1.36%) vCenter Server
11 7 (1.36%) ZABBIX
12 6 (1.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 178 (34.63%) Microsoft
2 142 (27.63%) VMware
3 97 (18.87%) Cisco
4 70 (13.62%) Citrix
5 56 (10.89%) Dell
6 53 (10.31%) Oracle
7 49 (9.53%) IBM
8 39 (7.59%) Red Hat
9 38 (7.39%) Symantec
10 37 (7.20%) SAP
11 31 (6.03%) 3PAR
12 22 (4.28%) Juniper
12 22 (4.28%) SolarWinds
13 19 (3.70%) Apple
13 19 (3.70%) NetApp
13 19 (3.70%) Veritas
14 17 (3.31%) Bloomberg
14 17 (3.31%) Reuters
15 16 (3.11%) CheckPoint
15 16 (3.11%) Sophos
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Plan-Net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: Up to £32,850 per annum c.£125 PAYE per day / £165 Ltd Co per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
AMS contingency
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per month
Posted: 6 days ago